American Society of Biomechanics

East Coast Meeting

April 20-21, 2018

Penn State Berks

Penn State Berks and the Human Movement Research Center are pleased to invite you and your students to attend the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) East Coast Meeting on April 20-21 2018 on our campus in Reading, PA. The conference will feature a keynote speaker, workshops, and podium and poster presentations. The programming will have an additional emphasis on students, featuring undergraduate and graduate student awards, mentoring opportunities, and heavily discounted registration fees. The meeting will kick off with workshops and dinner on Friday night, followed by a full day of parallel podium sessions, poster sessions, and keynote speaker on Saturday. Meals will be provided.

We invite two-page abstracts for podium presentations and posters on a broad range of topics of interest to the Biomechanics community, including, but not limited to:

  • Gait
  • Energetics
  • Balance
  • Foot and Ankle
  • Motor Control
  • Muscles and Bone
  • Biomaterials
  • Modeling and Imaging
  • Wearable Sensors
  • Ergonomics
  • Vascular Biomechanics
  • Psychology
  • Physiology
  • Education

Official Conference Flyer

Tentative Submission & Registration Timeline

Call for Abstracts Opens January 17, 2018
Registration Opens February 15, 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline March 2, 2018
Decision Notification March 16, 2018
Deadline for Registration April 6, 2018

Conference Organizers

Conference Chair & Webmaster
Dr. Joseph Mahoney

Program Committee Chair
Dr. Allison Altman-Singles


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